1. Small bag or waist pouch (for important belongings such as camera etc.
  2. Money belt – optional (for $, ID card and Passport)


  1. Dry-fit shirt (if available) otherwise, any quick drying shirts, prefers long sleeves (2-3 pieces)
  2. Long pants (2 pieces)
  3. Underwear (paper or textile)
  4. Socks (essential – make sure you bring enough)
  5. Shoes – highly recommented *Adidas Kampong
  6. Belt (can be used to tie thing together)
  7. Raincoat
  8. Extra warmth fleece or wool
  9. Hat/caps
  10. Hand towel
  11. Leech socks


  1. Dental Care
  2. Shampoo and soap (option: all in 1)
  3. Toilet paper (essential item)


  1. Fever tablets
  2. Cold tablets or Antihistamine
  3. Antibiotic
  4. Painkiller
  5. Charcoal tablets


A good handphone with relatively good camera + video capture features.


  1. Passport
  2. Identification Card
  3. Cash – US$ or local currency


  1. First Aid kit (very very Important)
  2. Insect repellent
  3. Sun screen (max. SPF)
  4. Swiss Army Knife
  5. Torch
  6. Sun glasses
  7. Zip bags
  8. Sleeping bag

* Adidas Kampung: for sale in Malaysia around RM5 (US$2++), recommended black with yellow strips, made in China. The whole shoe is made of rubber, very soft and perfect for slipery jungle trial.

Adidas Kampong

Tip: To water proof your essential items, use cling wrap.